VARGO®, a leading provider of material-handling system integration, warehouse execution software and equipment solutions for major fulfillment and distribution centers, has hired Michael McSweeny as the company's new director of software.
McSweeny, based in the VARGO® Hilliard office, will provide leadership, development and direction to the software engineering, implementation and support teams.
"We are thrilled to welcome Michael to VARGO®," said Bart Cera, COO and CFO at VARGO®. "He brings a vast wealth of knowledge in information technology and supply chain management to our team."
McSweeny will oversee and direct all software engineering processes, including functional specification, design specification, prototyping, review, development, testing, internal and external documentation and implementation.
"I look forward to introducing new technologies, tools and education to the company's software engineering department to ensure that VARGO® continues to be a leader in our industry," McSweeny said.
Before joining the VARGO® team, McSweeny served as the Director of IT at HomeBuys, a home goods retailer headquartered in Columbus. He has also served as Manager of Development at both Thirty-One Gifts and Exel/DHL.
McSweeny has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Dayton and a Bachelor of Science in business administration with a specialization in management information systems from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Penn. McSweeny lives in New Albany. (ZIP Code 43054).